Celebrate hockey and the New Year at NHL Winter Classic Park™! Before the Blackhawks and the Bruins take the ice outdoors at iconic Notre Dame Stadium, you can be a part of this free fan festival in downtown Chicago.
Enjoy games, food and drinks, meet and get autographs from Blackhawks and Bruins alumni, and take your picture with the greatest trophy in sports, the Stanley Cup®!
Take a photo with the greatest trophy in sports. All times CST:
Meet NHL players and Hall of Famers!
Meet Blackhawks and Bruins at the Alumni Tent
Schedule and appearances are subject to change
Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) operates a network of buses and elevated / subway trains throughout Chicago. For detailed travel information visit www.transitchicago.com or call the Travel Information Center at 1-888-YOUR-CTA or 1-888-CTA-TTY1 (TTY).
Millennium Park is located directly above the Millennium Park Station at Michigan Avenue and Randolph Street, with access to the Metra Electric District and South Shore Line trains and the downtown pedway system. For transit schedules and fares and a map of downtown stations, visit METRA's website at metrarail.com.
Driving & Parking:
Convenient parking is located in the Millennium Park Garage, Grant Park North, Grant Park South and East Monroe Garages. For more information and for pre-purchased parking at a discount, visit www.millenniumgarages.com
Bus Drop-Off Information:
Motor coach and school bus drop off is on Upper Randolph Street, east of the turn-around by the Harris Theater. Buses may then proceed to Lower Randolph to wait for their group. The garages that serve Millennium Park can generally accommodate vehicles up to 6'8". Certain areas can accommodate vehicles up to 8'2". For more information, please visit Millennium Garages.
All fans will be required to go through metal detectors upon entry into Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic Park™. All bags will be subject to search. Prohibited items include the following:
− Outside Food or Beverage
− Glass Bottles
− Metal Cans
− Illegal Substances
− Animals (Excluding Service Animals)
− Weapons or Firearms